Email Spam Trojan Changes Slightly

My recent post email-spam-trojans-hiding-on-websites-as-msnbc-breaking-news-items led with the effect and infection method for the Win32/Agent.ETH trojan.  Well now they’ve changed their attack a bit but the Trojan is the same… 😕 Now the emails have the following identifiers: From:     Top News Agency Subject:  Weekly top news The sequence of events shown at the beginning of the… Continue reading Email Spam Trojan Changes Slightly

Email Spam Trojans Hiding on Websites as MSNBC Breaking News Items

For the past few weeks I suppose everyone has had a bit of email spam with this in the “From” and “Subject”: msnbc.com: BREAKING NEWS: There then follows a sucker headline which is obviously pants.  They all have a spoofed link for https://www.msnbc.com/msn which points to somewhere else, quite often a html document on the… Continue reading Email Spam Trojans Hiding on Websites as MSNBC Breaking News Items